Richard L. Jackson
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jackson
Richard L. Jackson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer of Jackson Healthcare, the nation's third largest
healthcare staffing company. Jackson Healthcare provides hospitals
with physicians, clinicians and allied health professionals to
ensure the delivery of timely, high quality patient care.
For the past 34 years, Jackson has been instrumental in
conceptualizing and developing more than 25 healthcare
companies. His ownership and operation of staffing companies,
surgery centers, practice management companies, clinics and
hospitals have endowed him with the depth and breadth required to
thrive in the ever-changing healthcare environment.
Jackson has demonstrated a unique ability to anticipate industry
trends, identify underserved niches and create industry-leading
companies. Jackson partners with industry thought leaders and
continues to play a lead role in transforming the way healthcare is
Driven by a personal mission to inject hope and opportunity into
the lives of underserved children, Jackson actively supports
numerous local and international charitable organizations. In
2010, he established a national Hospital Charitable Service Awards
program-the only recognition program in the healthcare industry
celebrating hospital accomplishments at the program level.
In addition to serving on the board of directors of the Georgia
Department of Community Health and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of
Commerce, Jackson is also the founder and Chairman of Patients for
Fair Compensation, a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization dedicated
to bringing an alternative solution to traditional medical
Jackson and his wife reside in Atlanta, Georgia.
R. Shane Jackson
President and Chief Operating Officer, Jackson Healthcare and
R. Shane Jackson serves as president of Jackson Healthcare and
president and chief operating officer of LocumTenens.com, a free,
online physician job board and full-service recruiting agency. From
2004 to 2006, he served as president of Patient Placement Systems,
a healthcare technology company providing an automated solution for
the referring and placing of patients that require care after
leaving the hospital. In 2000, Mr. Jackson co-founded and acted as
the president of NextStart Capital, where he oversaw and directed
numerous fundraising and acquisition transactions.
As president of Jackson Healthcare, Shane is responsible for
day-to-day operations of all Jackson Healthcare companies. His
accomplishments during his Jackson Healthcare tenure include
overseeing the start-up of Jackson Healthcare's job boards division
in 2007 and AdvancedPractice.com in 2009.
In 2012, Shane was named to Staffing Industry Analysts Staffing
100 List of the most influential people in the staffing industry.
In 2008, Shane was named one of Atlanta's "Top 40 Under 40" by the
Atlanta Business Chronicle, recognizing him as one of Atlanta's
most accomplished young business leaders. Shane earned an M.B.A.,
with honors, from Emory University, where he was one of a
distinguished group of students selected for the institution's
accelerated three-semester degree program. He also holds a B.B.A
from Harding University.
Shane is a member of the board of directors of both the Georgia
Chamber of Commerce and the North Fulton Chamber of Commerce. In
2012, he became a member of the Alpharetta Technology Commission.
He is immediate past board chair and a standing member of the board
of directors for Mission Predisan, a Christian, not-for-profit,
healthcare organization that provides more than 40,000 patient
contacts annually to the people of eastern Honduras.
Shane and his wife reside in Alpharetta, Georgia, with their
Executive Vice President
An original partner of LocumTenens.com, Ms. Kaeck brings more than
20 years of sales and marketing experience to the company. She has
worked in the medical recruiting industry for 17 years. She is
involved in the day-to-day running of business operations and is
also directly involved in the development and implementation of
company objectives, policies and procedures as well as strategic
planning for the organization. Ms. Kaeck also spends her time
managing, training and supporting LocumTenens.com's Anesthesia
division. She advocates a "family oriented" culture among